The University of Notre Dame is a private Catholic university near South Bend, Indiana. It was founded in 1842 by Father Edward Sorin of the Congregation of Holy Cross. Sorin was also the schools first president. In the beginning, it was an all-male school. In 1972 females were admitted. The university has five colleges and one professional school. Notre Dame offers masters degrees and doctoral degrees. The universitys undergraduates live on campus in single-gendered residence halls. Alumni are located around the world. The schools athletic teams are known as the Fighting Irish.
DePauw University is a private university in Greencastle, Indiana. It has an enrollment of 1.972 students. The school has a Methodist heritage. It was originally known as Indiana Asbury University. The Society of Professional Journalists was founded at DePauw.
Hyles-Anderson College is in Crown Point, Indiana. The unaccredited, fundamental, Christian college was founded in 1972 by Dr. Jack Hyles with much financial help from Russell Anderson. The college is a ministry of the First Baptist Church of Hammond. The president of the college is Dr. Ray Young, and their chancellor is Dr. Jack Schaap, pastor of the church. In 2008 they will be starting a program called the Jericho Plan Archived 2008-06-13 at the Wayback Machine.
Indiana State University
Indiana State University is a university in the U.S. state of Indiana. It is in Terre Haute, Indiana. ISUs sports teams, known as Sycamores, play mostly in the Missouri Valley Conference. The Sycamores football team plays in the separate but related Missouri Valley Football Conference. The school is perhaps best known as the alma mater of basketball player Larry Bird.
Indiana University Bloomington
Indiana University Bloomington is a public university in Bloomington, Indiana. It is the largest university in a group also called "Indiana University."
Jacobs School of Music
The Jacobs School of Music of Indiana University in Bloomington, Indiana, is a music conservatory started in 1921. Until 2005, it was known as the Indiana University School of Music. It has more than 1.600 students, approximately half of whom are undergraduates, with the second largest enrollment of all music schools as said by the National Association of Schools of Music.